Resources and support for Psychology

Useful online resources for Psychology students, plus technical and skills support.


Electronic resources

Information and Learning Commons electronic resources

Access a range of online resources brought to you by City's Library.

ILC electronic resources


Log in as a University member and use StarPlus to search for full text journal articles.

Access StarPlus

Social Psychology Network

Database of over 20000 links to Internet resources in psychology.

Access Social Psychology Network

Medline via OvidSP

The most extensive international health care database.

Access Medline


Provides access to significant periodicals and is a key resource for information in behavioural science.

Access PsycARTICLES via OvidSP

PsycINFO via OvidSP

International literature in psychology, psychiatry and related fields.

Access PsycINFO via OvidSP


Multidisciplinary database covering business administration, economics and other subjects.

Access Scopus

White Rose Research Online

This repository houses research papers from the Universities of Leeds, Sheffield and York.

Access WRRO repository

Google Scholar

Open access academic literature.

Access Google Scholar


Oxford dictionaries

Cambridge dictionaries


Library and IT help

The librarian for your subject is Oliver Allchin. Contact Oliver if you need help using University of Sheffield resources.

For general library enquiries, email and staff will respond within one working day.

If you have forgotten your MUSE password, email

Skills help

Research skills and critical thinking tutorials

For help on finding and evaluating information, copyright, avoiding plagiarism and referencing.

Research skills and critical thinking tutorials

301: Academic Skills Centre

Find skills development opportunities, including research experiences, study skills support and maths and statistics help.

301: Academic Skills Centre

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